[floss-cec] Fwd:+PLUS] How to get a Windows tax refund

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Date: Jan 8, 2007 6:10 PM
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How to get a Windows tax refund

Friday January 05, 2007 (06:02 PM GMT)

By: Serge Wroclawski

If you buy a computer, you often pay for Microsoft Windows even if you
didn't ask for it and aren't going to use it. This article shows you
how to return your unused Windows license and get your money back,
freeing yourself from the Windows tax.

I recently purchased a new laptop computer from Dell. As a GNU/Linux
user and believer in Free Software, I knew from the start that I
wasn't going to run Microsoft Windows. Unfortunately, Dell didn't
offer this laptop with Ubuntu or a no-OS option, so I tried getting my
Windows refund from Dell after the purchase. After working with
customer service, I received a refund of $52.50. In the course of
getting my refund, I found some techniques worked better than others.
By knowing what works, you may be able to get your refund quickly and

Read the full article

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